Desogen

Desogen

(dĕs′ə-jən)
A trademark for an oral contraceptive containing ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel.
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These pills (brands such as Desogen, Mircette, and Cyclessa) were developed in the 1980s to lessen the pill's minor side effects, like acne and facial hair.
It obtained the drug, which is AB-rated to Desogen (desogestrel and ethinyl estradiol), through a generic supply agreement with Organon Ireland Ltd.
The product is a generic oral contraceptive to the AB-rated brands Desogen and Ortho-Cept (Organon USA Inc.
Johnson Pharmaceutical's Ortho-Cept and Organon Pharmaceutical's Desogen.
The FDA has determined it to be a substitutable equivalent oral contraceptive for Ortho-Cept and Desogen tablets, which are marketed by Ortho-McNeil Pharmaceutical and Organon Inc.
The company markets Desogen, which it says is the world's most prescribed oral contraceptive.